Richard Schauffler

Richard Schauffler is the director of research services for the National Center for State Courts and oversees the Court Statistics Project, which collects and analyzes state court data to develop a national perspective on the work of the state courts. He also is project director for State Court Organization, the key reference work on state courts, to be published online in Fall 2011. In addition, he directs the National Instant Criminal Background Check System State Records Estimates Development and Validation Project. He works on the CourTools project to develop and assist states and courts to implement performance measures.